Bowlers advance to state

Seven Northside high school teams and 11 individuals advanced to the state high school bowling championship. All qualified after competing at regional tournaments.

Advancing to the state tournament in the girl’s division are teams from Brandeis, Brennan, Health Careers, and O’Connor high schools. In the boy’s division, the Marshall, O’Connor, and Taft high schools teams qualified for state.

Health Careers HS girls team after winning 1st place at Regional competition.
O'Connor HS boys team took first place at Regional competition.

In girl’s individual competition, state qualifiers are: Christina Riojas, Brennan HS; Jacqueline Rangel and Natalie Savant, Brandeis HS; Sadi Alonzo and Jade Garcia, Health Careers HS; and Alexis Buchert, Taft HS. 

In boy’s individual competition, Carson Besse, Marshall HS; Noel Marones, Brandeis HS; Mason Stokes, O’Connor HS, Judah DeLaGarza, Brennan HS; and Nico Saucedo, Taft HS, advanced to the state tournament.

Carson Besse placed 2nd in the state last year. He's off to another strong start with first place at the Regional Singles Tournament.

The state championship competition will be held March 30-31 in Grand Prairie, Texas.

Carson Besse, Marshall HS, and Christina Rojas, Brennan HS, won the Regional Singles Tournament. The Health Career HS girls team and the O’Connor HS boys team won the Regional Team Tournament.

Christina Rojas from Brennan HS qualified for state after winning the girls title at the Regional Tournament.